Communities Buying Land

Protecting crops at Salop DriveThis event is being put on by the Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens. It is aimed at community groups interested in buying land, for community gardens, community woods or CSAs, advisors and support organisations are also welcome.

Where: Birmingham Midlands Institute

When: WAS Tuesday 25 June NOW 27th November 2013

Subjects covered:

When is buying land appropriate and when is it not appropriate?
Your responsibilities as a land owner
How to buy land – auctions, valuations, insurance, land agents, how to assess a site
Getting the money – loans, grants, crowd funding and shares
Community share issues and incorporating as an Industrial and Provident Society
Hearing from a group who have already bought land
Advice from the experts
Discussion and networking
Please note: Event fees are reduced for FCFCG members. To find out more about how to join: click here

November 27th, 2013 10:30 AM   through   4:00 PM



Birmingham Midlands Institute
9 Margaret St
B3 3BS

Phone: 02476 675 211

Event Fee(s):
FCFCG members £ 5.00 (WORTH JOINING FOR!)
Not for profit organisations £ 20.00
Other organisations £ 50.00


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